Trump Signs Space Policy Directive 4

President Trump recently signed Space Policy Directive 4, which formally creates the previously announced US Space Force by endorsing the Department of Defense to submit a request to Congress for the creation of this new branch of the armed forces. A helpful analysis of this development is available from the Centre for Strategic and International Studies below:

https://www.csis.org/analysis/how-does-space-policy-directive-4-reorganize-us-military-space-operations